Joanne Woodard has served as Vice President for Institutional Equity and Diversity since June 2015, overseeing UNT’s efforts to maintain a diverse, welcoming and inclusive environment for students, faculty and staff and to build new alliances, partnerships and collaborations.
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Welcome to the Pride Alliance website! The University of North Texas (UNT) Pride Alliance is a gender and sexuality resource center and a safe and welcoming space for all. The values that drive our work include:
Education: Providing information, programs, and training opportunities that create awareness, understanding, and inclusion of all gender and sexual identities represented within the UNT community.
- Ally Training, Intimate Partner Violence in LGBT Communities, National Coming Out Day
Engagement and Involvement: Serving the UNT community through partnerships with campus and community organizations and promoting policies and practices that are inclusive of all gender and sexual identities.
- Dallas Pride Parade, Outrageous Oral History, Transgender Day of Remembrance
Student Success and Leadership Development: Fostering an environment that affirms and celebrates all gender and sexual identities and providing opportunities for personal growth through dialogue, exploring the intersections of identity, and creating support systems to enable achievement.
- Diversity and Inclusion Career Fair, Lavender Graduation, OUTFits Clothing Closet
The center is committed to cultivating a campus environment where people of all identities and experiences can thrive. It fosters the success and awareness of historically underrepresented student populations with an emphasis on disability, ethnicity, gender, interfaith, race and sexual orientation. The Center’s programs and activities are developed to increase the awareness, understanding, and intersectionality of the various identities in the UNT community.
Campus Education: Heritage month celebrations, training opportunities, Alternative Spring Break trips
Engagement and Involvement: Cinco de Mayo, Juneteenth, La Vida Denton and MLK Celebration
Student Success and Leadership Development: Drop-in tutoring, student organization advising, Black Student Experience and the Asian Pacific American Empowerment Conference